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Referencing at University of Roehampton

Which Referencing Style Should I Use?

Which referencing style do I use?

This information should be provided to you by your programme, so make sure you have checked your module/programme handbook first. If it is still not clear which style you should be using the list below is provided for guidance but it is still advisable to check with your tutors before writing your first assignment.

University of Roehampton Harvard Style -  Business, Dance, Drama, Theatre and Performance, Education,  Life Sciences, Media Culture and Languages, Social Sciences and Psychology (check your handbook)

Humanities Referencing Guide -  Humanities (this guide is supported by the Humanities department)

APA  - Psychology (check module handbook)

MLA  -  English Literature and Creative Writing


Ask your department to find out which style you need to use. 


This book covers various referencing styles. Please note - the version of Harvard used in this book is different from Roehampton Harvard - please see the official university guide on the Roehampton Harvard Referencing page.